Questions about SaxoTrader platform

What are the operating system requirements for SaxoTrader?

SaxoTrader is supported by these operating systems:

  • Windows 7
  • Windows 7 SP1
  • Windows XP SP3 (except 64-bit)
  • Windows Vista SP1 or later
  • Windows Server 2003 SP2
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1
  • Windows Server 2008 (not supported on Server Core Role)
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 (not supported on Server Core Role)

What are the computer specifications required?

These are the minimum requirements:

CPU​ Pentium 1.5 GHz​
Free hard disk space:​ 200 MB​
Modem/Internet connection:​

56 kbps modem (56 kbps is possible but not recommended. 56 kbps might present problems when downloading the installation and updates)​

Screen resolution: ​ 1024 x 768 (16 bit)​
RAM:​ 512 MB (1.5 GB if you are running Windows Vista or later, because Windows Vista alone needs 1 GB)​
 

And these are the recommended requirements:

CPU​ Pentium 4, 2.5GHz or faster​
Free hard disk space:​ 200 MB​
Modem/Internet connection:​ 256 kbps or faster​
Screen resolution: ​ 1280 x 1024, true color (24 bit) colors​
RAM:​ 1 GB (If you are using Windows Vista or later we recommend 2 GB because Windows Vista alone needs 1 GB)​
 

Other requirements

Internet Explorer 6 or later must be installed.

For some of the analysis pages incorporated into SaxoTrader to be viewed, Adobe Acrobat Reader must be installed. The latest version can be downloaded from Adobe.

Java virtual machine must be installed to view Instrument Information pages.